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Physical Activity

A range of resources to support your school’s physical activity interventions.

Whole School Approach

Youth Sport

Trust Free resources from the Youth Sport Trust. They equip educators and empower young people with the benefits of play and sport by running inclusive programmes, bringing together communities of educators and providing practical tools and resources. Resources include physical challenges for children; primary PE and sport premium; character and leadership; inclusion and physical and mental health.  (Youth Sport Trust)


Parents & Families

10 Minute Shake Up Games

10-minute shake up games inspired by Disney characters to support children to reach their 60 active minutes each day.  (Better Health, healthier families, NHS)


Pupils & Staff

Premier League Primary Stars

Literacy, numeracy and equality resources based around Premier League Football.  (Premier League Primary Stars)

School Games

School Games puts physical activity and school sport at the heart of schools, providing young people with the opportunity to learn through competition to achieve their personal best. Through their network they support competitive sport, providing free activities, ensuring inclusivity in sport, building young people’s volunteering and leadership skills and offering a termly recognition scheme.  (School Games)

Swim England
Swim England is the only recognised national governing body for swimming in England and provide all the resources teachers need to deliver the Learn to Swim Programme.  (Swim England)

The Daily Mile
The Daily Mile is a free and simple children’s health initiative all early years and primary school children running, jogging, wheeling or walking for 15 minutes per day a minimum of three times per week. A range of resources are provided to support the implementation of The Daily Mile.  (The Daily Mile)